Shooting investigation underway in Piedmont

Shooting investigation underway in Piedmont

PIEDMONT, AL (WBRC) - Authorities in Piedmont confirm a man was shot in the city Wednesday evening.

Chief Freddie Norton says a 20-year-old man was shot in the 200 block of South 5th Avenue Wednesday.

The currently unidentified man was taken to a hospital in Chattanooga by helicopter for treatment.

Chief Norton said the victim suffered life-threatening injuries.

No other details are available at this time.

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